senate Bill S7771

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to an emergency insulin program

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2020 committed to rules
Mar 10, 2020 advanced to third reading
Mar 04, 2020 2nd report cal.
Mar 03, 2020 1st report cal.561
Feb 25, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Feb 18, 2020 referred to health

Votes

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Mar 3, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S7771
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 25, 2020 - Health committee Vote

S7771
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: Feb 25, 2020

aye wr (2)

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S7771 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10054
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-CC §2894, Pub Health L; add §97-tttt, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S4883, A194

S7771 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes an emergency insulin program and corresponding emergency insulin program trust fund to facilitate emergency access to analog insulins.

S7771 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7771 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7771
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law and  the  state  finance  law,  in
   relation to an emergency insulin program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding  a  new  article
 28-CC to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 28-CC
                         EMERGENCY INSULIN PROGRAM
 SECTION 2894. EMERGENCY INSULIN PROGRAM.
   §  2894.  EMERGENCY INSULIN PROGRAM. 1. THE COMMISSIONER IS AUTHORIZED
 AND DIRECTED TO ESTABLISH AN EMERGENCY INSULIN PROGRAM  TO  ENSURE  THAT
 RECIPIENTS  OF THE PROGRAM CAN ACCESS EMERGENCY SUPPLIES OF ANALOG INSU-
 LINS AND RELATED SUPPLIES.   THE COMMISSIONER SHALL  IMMEDIATELY  ENGAGE
 ANALOG INSULIN MANUFACTURERS TO SUPPORT THE STATE PROGRAM AND FACILITATE
 QUICK  ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE ANALOG INSULINS IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS. THE
 COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH STANDARDS FOR  APPROVAL  OF  ANY  EMERGENCY
 INSULIN  PROGRAM,  AND  ANALOG INSULIN PRESCRIBING, DISPENSING, DISTRIB-
 UTION, AND POSSESSION PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION WHICH  MAY  INCLUDE,  BUT
 NOT BE LIMITED TO, STANDARDS FOR PROGRAM DIRECTORS, APPROPRIATE CLINICAL
 OVERSIGHT, TRAINING, RECORD KEEPING AND REPORTING. THE EMERGENCY INSULIN
 PROGRAM  SHALL,  PURSUANT TO AN APPROPRIATION OR SUFFICIENT FUNDS IN THE
 EMERGENCY INSULIN PROGRAM TRUST FUND,  BE  AVAILABLE  TO  RECIPIENTS  NO
 LATER THAN APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE.
   2. (A) AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
   (I)  "ANALOG  INSULINS" MEANS AT A MINIMUM SHORT-ACTING, RAPID-ACTING,
 INTERMEDIATE AND LONG ACTING INSULIN DRUGS APPROVED BY THE FOOD AND DRUG
 ADMINISTRATION THAT, WHEN ADMINISTERED, TO CERTAIN RECIPIENTS ARE  LIFE-
 SAVING,  AND HELP AVOID SERIOUS ADVERSE EFFECTS ASSOCIATED WITH TYPE ONE
 DIABETES AND IN SOME LIMITED CASES TYPE TWO DIABETES, AND OTHER  MEDICA-
 TIONS AND SUPPLIES APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT FOR SUCH PURPOSE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14952-02-0

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